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cn coin 538

Connected to Type
CN Type 6156 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
3. c. BC
Hellenistic Period  🔍
Obverse
Die
Byz_1168_V32 🔍
Design
Veiled head of Demeter, right, wearing corn wreath.
Countermark
Grapes.
Reverse
Die
Byz_1168_R36 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙ - ΕΠΙ ΜΕΝΕΚΡ
Design
Cornucopia.
Countermark
Dolphin; round.
Persons
Magistrate
Menekr... 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Byzantium: Demeter/cornucopia-series 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
25 mm
Weight
7.67 g
Axis
12
Owner
Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României, Bukarest, ro  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 1168, Buk
Findspot
Gara Căţelu (Bucureşti), ro [ro]
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 142, nr. 1168 
Institutul de Arheologie (Bucuresti), Dacia : revue d'archéologie et d'histoire ancienne, 1924 p. 584 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Autonome Zeit, Berlin 1970 p. 142-143, nr. 1167-1178, pl. 54-55 
Hoover, Handbook of coins of Macedon and its neighbors. Part II: Thrace, Skythia, and Taurike: sixth to first centuries BC, Lancaster, Pa. London 2017 p. 87, nr. 1414 
Cite this record:
cn coin 538, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_538 [Last downloaded: 2022/07/07]
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